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Centers of Excellence (COE) - Historically Black Colleges and Universities

  • Program Name:Centers of Excellence
  • Activity Code:D34
  • Application Available:12/7/2022
  • Application Deadline:2/27/2023
  • Created By:Wildberger, William
  • Created On:1/24/2022
  • Last Updated by:Wildberger, William
  • Last Updated On:1/26/2023
  • Estimated Project Start Date:7/1/2023

 Details of the changes posted in this announcement

Modification published on 01/26/2023


 Announcement Information

Announcement Number HRSA-23-005
Announcement Code
CFDA Number 93.157
Provisional No
Activity Code D34
Competitive Yes
Fiscal Year 2023


This notice announces the opportunity to apply for funding under the Centers of Excellence (COE) Program – Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCU). This NOFO solicits applications from the four HBCUs that are specifically designated in statute to receive COE Program awards, under Public Health Service Act section 736(c)(2). The COE Program funds innovative resource and education centers to assist health professions schools in supporting programs of excellence in health professions education for under-represented minority (URM) individuals. Specifically, the COE Program is part of a national strategy to improve the public’s access to quality, culturally appropriate health care by supporting programs that assist URM students and faculty.

 Application Information

Application Available 12/07/2022
Application Deadline 02/27/2023
Supplemental Application Deadline N/A
Explanation for Deadline N/A
Archive Date 04/08/2023
Letter of Intent Not required
Application Package SF424 R&R
Allow Applications to be Reopened in EHBs No
FOA Available Yes
Competitive Application Types Supported Continuation & Supplement
Allow Electronic Submission N/A
Page Limit for Application
Allow Multiple Applications
from an Organization from
Electronic Submission Instruction Electronic submission is/will be available in Grants.Gov

 General Information

Projected Award Date N/A
Estimated Project Period N/A
Estimated Project Start Date 07/01/2023
Estimated Project End Date 06/30/2028
Estimated Amount of this Competition $12,000,000.00
Estimated Number of Awards 4
Estimated Average Size of Awards $3,000,000.00
Cost Sharing No
Cooperative Agreement No

 Contact Information

Name Lorener Brayboy
Phone Number (301) 287-0036

 Download Information

Expand FOA (Guidance) Attachment (Maximum 1)
Document Name Size Date Attached Description
BHW HRSA-23-005 (D34) COE_HBCU_final MODIFIED.pdf 403 kB 01/26/2023
Expand Application Package (Maximum 1)
No documents attached
Expand User Guide (Maximum 1)
No documents attached

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